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Facebook leads the way as mobile apps edge out the desktop and traditional web browsing

17 hours ago  by Sam Pudwell
Facebook leads the way as mobile apps edge out the desktop and traditional web browsing
A comScore report detailing app trends and user habits reveals that 52 per cent of time spent on digital media now comes from mobile apps.

Windows 9 will be unveiled at the end of September

21 hours ago  by Darren Allan
Windows 9 will be unveiled at the end of September
Sources in the know reckon that Microsoft has pencilled in the last day of September as the date for the revelation of the next version of its desktop OS.

Citrix Receiver for Chrome means you can run Windows on Google Chromebooks

22 Aug 2014  by Brian Fagioli
Citrix Receiver for Chrome means you can run Windows on Google Chromebooks
Chromebooks are amazing computers. Part of the genius of Google's Chrome OS is its lack of freedom; a seemingly crazy statement, I know. You see, users cannot install software locally...

Large number of Play Store apps vulnerable to Man-In-The-Middle attacks

21 Aug 2014  by Barclay Ballard
Large number of Play Store apps vulnerable to Man-In-The-Middle attacks
According to a report by FireEye Mobile Security Team, 68 per cent of the 1,000 most-downloaded free apps contain the vulnerability, allowing sensitive information to be intercepted.

Report: An ‘outside-in’ approach to app development works best

21 Aug 2014  by Guy Wright
Report: An ‘outside-in’ approach to app development works best
A new report from the Apigee Institute shows that large companies are still struggling to successfully deploy apps that are on time, on budget or have the intended business impact.

Uber taxi opens up API to third-party developers... sort of

21 Aug 2014  by Guy Wright
Uber taxi opens up API to third-party developers... sort of
Rideshare company Uber has announced that they are opening their API to third-party developers like American company, United Airlines…but not everything is open yet.

Today’s tech: App bubble set to burst, EU fights back at Google and Gartner says consumer 3D printing isn’t coming anytime soon

20 Aug 2014  by Nathan Chai
Today’s tech: App bubble set to burst, EU fights back at Google and Gartner says consumer 3D printing isn’t coming anytime soon
The best of ITProPortal news including: apps may have reached saturation point, tech companies slam EU's "right to be forgotten," and consumer-grade 3D printers coming in next 10 years.

Latest Norton release combines nine products into a single cloud offering

20 Aug 2014  by Barclay Ballard
Latest Norton release combines nine products into a single cloud offering
Symantec has announced that its next Norton Security release will simplify its software portfolio, offering customers a cloud-based solution scheduled for release this autumn.

Snapchat Discovery to offer self-deleting news and TV clips?

20 Aug 2014  by Barclay Ballard
Snapchat Discovery to offer self-deleting news and TV clips?
Sources suggest that the popular messaging app will be adding news content and adverts to its repertoire, but it is not clear if it will be a standalone platform or part of the existing app.

Microsoft optimises OneNote for Android tablets

20 Aug 2014  by Brian Fagioli
Microsoft optimises OneNote for Android tablets
Microsoft produces some amazing things; the Surface Pro 3 is revolutionary and Office is a staple in productivity around the world. However, there is one service that the company...

Tom Hanks' typewriter app tops Apple Store charts

19 Aug 2014  by Barclay Ballard
Tom Hanks' typewriter app tops Apple Store charts
The Oscar-winning actor has co-developed the iPad app, which mimics the look and sound of the old-school machine, after being inspired by his experience with a real typewriter.